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Author Salkeld, Audrey.

Title Climbing Everest : tales of triumph and tragedy on the world's highest mountain / by Audrey Salkeld.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2003]
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 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 796.522 SAL    AVAILABLE
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Description 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 125) and index.
Contents Because it's there: George Mallory attempts the climb -- On top of the world: Tenzing Norgay reaches the top -- Red flag in the summit snow: Chinese expedition finds new ways -- Everest by fair means: Reinhold Messner marches to his own drumbeat -- Kangshung Face: the east side story: American team tries the other side -- Everest for everyone?: Rob Hall and Scott Fischer's groups face deadly storm.
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 4 74042
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 4 74042
Subject Mountaineering -- Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Everest, Mount (China and Nepal) -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.
Mountaineering -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0792251059 (hard) : $21.00
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